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Battle of Antietam

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The Battle of Antietam /ænˈtiːtəm/, also known as the Battle of Sharpsburg, particularly in the South, fought on September 17, 1862, near Sharpsburg, ...

Antietam - The Battle of Antietam Summary & Facts | Civilwar.org

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Battle of Antietam page - battle maps, history articles, photos, and preservation news on this important 1862 Civil War battle in Maryland.

Battle of Antietam - Sep 17, 1862 - HISTORY.com

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On this day in History, Battle of Antietam on Sep 17, 1862. Learn more about what happened today on History.

Carnage At Antietam, 1862 - EyeWitness to History

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The Union named the conflict the Battle of Antietam in honor of the creek while the South called it the Battle of Sharpsburg in honor of the town. From dawn till ...

Antietam: A Savage Day In American History : NPR

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Sep 17, 2012 ... The Battle of Antietam was the bloodiest single day in American history, and the partial victory by Union troops led Abraham Lincoln to issue the ...

Kids History: Battle of Antietam - Ducksters

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Kids learn about the Battle of Antietam during the Civil War. First major battle to take place on Union soil.

The Battle of Antietam - America's Story from America's Library

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The Battle of Antietam September 17, 1862. At dawn, the hills of Sharpsburg, Maryland, thundered with artillery and musket fire as the Northern and Southern ...

The Battle of Antietam: A Turning Point in the Civil War | The Gilder ...

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Four days after the battle of Antietam, which took place near Sharpsburg, Maryland, on September 17, 1862, Captain Robert Gould Shaw of the 2nd ...

Battle of Antietam | American Civil War | Britannica.com

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Battle of Antietam, also called Battle of Sharpsburg, (September 17, 1862), a decisive engagement in the American Civil War (1861–65) that halted the ...

Battle of Antietam Facts - Soft Schools

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The Battle of Antietam is considered the bloodiest day in the history of American war, with over 23000 soldiers wounded, killed, or missing. The Union held off ...

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Battle of Antietam - American Civil War - HISTORY.com

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Find out more about the history of Battle of Antietam, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on ...

Battle Of Antietam | HistoryNet

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Battle Of Antietam Summary: The Battle of Antietam, a.k.a. Battle of Sharpsburg, resulted in not only the bloodiest day of the American Civil War, but the bloodiest  ...

The Battle of Antietam - National Park Service

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devastated Sharpsburg, and still ranks as the bloodiest one-day battle in ... The Battle of Antietam was the culmination of the Maryland Campaign of 1862, the ...